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Is the routine blood pressure test necessary if normal bp?
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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Risk factors
BP is an important risk factor for vascular disease.
If BP is normal, checking it periodically at doctor visits is probably adequate. If BP is borderline or high orif a family risk for HTN is great, spot checking or ambulatory monitoring makes sense.

In brief: Risk factors
BP is an important risk factor for vascular disease.
If BP is normal, checking it periodically at doctor visits is probably adequate. If BP is borderline or high orif a family risk for HTN is great, spot checking or ambulatory monitoring makes sense.
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